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Temple Priests

Pandit Sri Srikiran Narayanam

Head priest of Char Dham Hindu Temple
Ph: (832) 299 5172 or (832) 663-8799
Email: nsrikiran@yahoo.com

Pandit Sri Srikiran Narayanam is the Head priest of Char Dham Hindu Temple, Heborn and raised in Andhra Pradesh. He studied and graduated in vaikhanasa agamam for 8 years degree course at TTD Vedic University, Tirumala Tirupathi and heearned the titles of vaikhanasa agama bhattaraka, vaikhanasa agama rathna.  Before came to usa he worked and teached at sri balaji temple, Meerut, UP. He has over 20 years of experience in USA. He performed and participated in kumbhabhishekams, pranaprathistas, yagas, homas, bramostavas, kalyanostavas, Radhotsavas personal services like Namakaranams, Weddings,Gruhapravesas, Sathyanarayana vrathams , Ganapathi, Navagraha, Sudarsana and all kinds of Homas and all kind of Hhindu rituals. Well versed inAstrology, Muhoortha and Panchaangam all over the USA. He is Fluent in Telugu,Hindi,Tamil and English languages.

Pandit Sri Phani Kumar Karamcheti

Ph: 732 997 8839
Email: phanisharma.karamcheti@ gmail.com

Pandit Phani  Kumar  Karamcheti ,He born and raised in Andhra Pradesh. Learning Brahmin Rituals under guru initially, later he finished ArchanadiPrathishtantham course in Sri KantaSaivagama Vidya Parishath ,Vejendla,Guntur Dt. He started as a priest in Saibaba Temple in Guntur. He worked6 years as a Head Priest in Sri Veeranjaneya temple, Kondapur,Hyderabad. He Worked 5 Years in Sri srisriShiridiSaidattaMandiram, Srinivasa Hills, MathugudanearNagole,Hyderabad  Telangana,He performed and participated in kumbhabhishekams, pranaprathistas, yagas, homas, bramostavas, kalyanostavas, at prominent Government and private committees templesall over in india.  He also performedpersonal services like Namakaranams, Weddings,Gruhapravesas, Sathyanarayanavrathams , Ganapathi, Navagraha and all kinds of Homas and all kind of Hhindu rituals. Well versed in Astrology, He is speeksTelugu, Hindi and English.

Pandit Sri Rishikesh Tiwari

Ph: 425 358 1636
Email: priestrishi@yahoo.com

Pandit Rishikesh Tiwari: He born and raised in UP, India. He studied Shastri& Acharya in sampurnanandsanskrit university, Varanasi (up) he attended 9-month long in residence special training at Hindu Heritage Pratistan, A Modi Foundation Institution in Meerut, India.  He worked (1991 to 2000)at Prachin Sri Rammandir Ghaziabad, UP. After he Started as Temple priest 2000 to 2003 at Sindhi merchant Association, Sindhi House, Singapore. · As a Temple priest (2003 to 2008) at Hindu Temple of Wisconsin Pewauke,WI , USA. (2008 to 2018) He worked as a priest in Sanatan Dharma Temple and Cultural Center of Maple Valley, WA, in the fields of samaskaras, pooja, shreemadbhagwadgeeta, upanishads, astrology, palmistry, yoga, aasanaas, praanaayaama, and meditation. As a yagnyacharya (performing a yajnyam experience), archaka (priest), karmakanda with experience of 16 years. Yoga, ashan, dhyana, pranayam, playing harmonium with Sanskrit, and Hindi bhajans. Languages known: Hindi, Nepali,Punjabi, English, and Sanskrit.